Every dog has his day: Cricket fan with a difference becomes instant Twitter hit

A stray dog becomes popular on Twitter after forcing an early tea break during the second Test match between Indian and England.

cricket Updated: Nov 17, 2016 16:55 IST
Sahiba Chawdhary
Sahiba Chawdhary
Hindustan Times
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A dog runs on the pitch during day one of the 2nd test match between India and England in Vizag. (Deepak Malik/ BCCI)

A stray dog forced an early tea break in the second Test between India and England as Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara approached their centuries in Visakhapatnam.

The field erupted in laughter and applause as the four-legged cricket fan refused to leave the field, despite being chased by groundsmen.

He instantly became a Twitter trend within hours of halting the proceedings.

Twitter loved the action and the stray dog became trending news, with hilarious tweets about the incident.

One Twitter user made a keen observation:

Soon, the stray dog had a Twitter account on his name to manage the paparazzi:

True story:

Well, clearly this is just one of the IND vs ENG moments of Thursday.

First Published: Nov 17, 2016 16:09 IST